Franz-Ferdinand-Sparks 'Johnny Delusional' by AB/CD/CD
It's one of the most delicious ideas for a super-band ever, and FFS - the collaborative project between Franz Ferdinand & Sparks - have recruited a supergroup of their own to create the first video. And Paris-based AB/CD/CD have made a characteristic FX-fired delight, with a series of loops that capture every member of group - all four Franzers, and the two Mael brothers - caught at various stages of delusion, as they attempt to seduce a beautiful girl.
Its also closely aligned to the music, repeating itself in regular time, the chairs and characters change position every time the camera makes a circuit. The video's impact is in it's duplication; the video spins, the narrative unfolds, and ends in crescendo...
|Production Company||Partizan Darkroom|
|Executive Producer||Claire Stubbs|
|1st AD||Stevie Fylan|
|Director of Photography||Adam Scarth|
|Art Director||Kitty Walker|
|Editing company||Royal Post|
|Post production company||St Louis|
|Lead actor||Anna Carradice|
|Assistant Producer||Emily Lucienne|
|Edit Assistant||Margerie Argentin|
|Post Sound||Benzene Music|
|Other credits||Assistant Producer - Emily Lucienne Key Grip - Sid Lesarge Editor Assistant - Margerie Argentin Post Sound - Benzene Music Flame Artist - Mathieu Caulet Flame Artist - Julien Aucouturier Flame Artist - François Gilguy Flame Artist - Sarah Quilbé|
Directing team AB/CD/CD have created a superbly entertaining video for French producer Breakbot's My Toy – featuring British DJ & vocalist Yasmin – which …
Griff dances with her shadow in AB/CD/CD's dynamic promo for One Night.
Directing duo AB/CD/CD explore the relationship between human and machine in their new video for French electronic artist Delaurentis.
Sigrid teleports between daytime reality and nighttime craziness - featuring rollerskating ghosts, a party-riot, and escaping from a marching band in a supermarket - in French directing …
The new episode of The Promonews Podcast: Talking Music Videos - our series of …
Spindle have announced that Nosisa Majuqwana has joined the London-based production company as …
Elizabeth Doonan, Head of Music and Short Form at SMUGGLER, has now been promoted to …
Caviar have today announced the appointment of Eleri Evans as their new Head of Music & …
Milo Blake, a director known for his emotionally visceral promos for artists such …
The votes are in and the judging panels have met. Now we can reveal who is up for the honours …